BackForward Satellite: HY-3C 

Satellite details
Acronym HY-3C
Full name Hai Yang 3C
WIGOS Station Identifier ---
Satellite Description
  • 3rd flight unit of the HY-3 programme.
  • Main mission: ocean colour from GEO
  • Instrument description not yet available
Mass at launch Dry mass
Data access link no link provided
Data access information
  • Data distributed by NSOAS.
Orbit Geostationary orbit Altitude 35786 km
Longitude TBD


Space agency NSOASCAST
Status Planned
Details on Status
(as available)
Launch ≥2024 EOL ≥2032
Last update: 2021-10-22
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Note: red tag: no longer operational , green tag: operational , blue tag : future

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